Travel Blogs from Kodaikanal
... in the tourists from the north as was evident during our stay.
We started at “Coakers Walk”, which offers a view of Periyakulam. A Telescopic view is also available for a small fee. The view is great when there is no mist and there is a battery of Instant Photos vendors who ply their trade here. The next stop is “Upper Lake View” which offers a view of the Kodaikanal Lake where I have taken numerous rides as a student. On to “Pine Trees ...
... is routinely stepped on. There’s no path, no signs, no guard rails, not even another person to be seen on our way. This is the real forest of the Western Ghats. We’ve made it off the beaten path.
Winding our way through this immense maze of green we are taken back by the sights. Waterfalls trickling down the rocks. Avocados the size of a human baby. Rolling fog that is really just a cloud sliding up the mountain’s slope. The silence is palpable. There ...
... parallel with only marginal clearance between them.
The two rollers rotate in opposite directions at different speeds. The slow speed roller acts as a conveyor apart from providing a surface for cutting. The CTC type of Maceration only took a few minutes and we watched the conveyor belts taking the product from one stage to the next, each time the tea looking finer in quality. Eventually the tea was filtered into ...
... nicer than Ooty. Much cleaner, greener, although loads more Indian tourists. Rented a bike for a quick cycle around the lake, and sat reading my book for a while before walking back to the hostel.
By the time I was back at the hostel, a couple more people had moved into the dorm and I had dinner with them, and arranged to go on a trek together the next morning. Unlike the one I did in Ooty, which involved a 20 minute ...
... the items(or possible as much).
Can have coconut water at shops outside the same with no difference in the rates as compared to Mumbai. You will have to spend 20/- for single coconut.(strange as there are Millians(yes!) of coconut trees you can see in the whole area).
Anayirankal: This idyllic location at a distance of 22 km from Munnar is surrounded by endless tea plantations and lush green tropical forests. The dam ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking